A Fine Antique Himalayan Buddhist Monpa Mask from Arunchal Pradesh / East Bhutan,
The wonderfully expressive mask representing the joker type face of Hou shang a Chinese monk who tried to convert Tibet to Chinese Buddhism in the 9th century,
Material: Wood with red lacquer with aged patina
H: 25 cm, H: 10 inches,
Period Late 19th century
Provenance: Ex UK collection,
Presented on a custom stand.
price: please contact